Rapper on trial for shooting deputies - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Rapper on trial for shooting deputies

Testimony continues today in the trial of a rapper accused of shooting two Shelby County Sheriff's deputies.

Prosecutors say Tab "Turk" Virgil shot the deputies when they showed up at his apartment looking for drugs back in January of 2004.

He's charged with attempted first degree murder and being a felon in possession of a handgun.

An deputy who was shot in the jaw testified this morning.

Action News 5's Ursula Madden will be in the courtroom this afternoon and will show you what happens  tonight at 5:00.

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